Barham Downs Churches

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Barham Downs Churches

Adisham • Barham • Bishopsbourne

Kingston • Wymynswold • Aylesham


MARCH SERVICES 2024


3rd March

3rd Sunday of Lent

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

Matins BCP

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Barham

Womenswold

Adisham

10th March

Mothering Sunday / 4th Sunday in Lent

 

9.00 am

10:00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion

Morning Praise with Children’s choir & flowers

Morning Prayer

Aylesham

Barham

Adisham

17th March

5th Sunday of Lent (Passiontide begins)

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Songs of Praise

Morning Prayer

Our Church HC

Womenswold

Bishopsbourne

Adisham

24th March

Palm Sunday (beginning of Holy Week)

 

10.30 am

11.00 am

Procession for Palm Sun. Starting at St. John’s to BVH

Morning Prayer with Palms

Barham Adisham

25th,26th & 27th March

Holy Week Talks followed by Evening Prayer (Compline)

 

7pm

Mon-Weds

“Viewing Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday through the Narnian lens”

Barham

29th March

Good Friday

 

10.30 am

10.00 am

4.00 pm

Good Friday/ Easter Childrens art & poetry workshop

Walk of Witness from the village green

Good Friday Requiem Sung by our Choir

Barham

Adisham

Barham

30th March

Holy Saturday

 

4.00 pm

Holy Saturday Meditation

Kingston

31st March

Easter Sunday

 

9.30 am

10.00 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

6.00 pm

Easter Joy Songs of Praise

Easter Joy Holy Communion

Easter Joy Holy Communion

Easter Praise

Easter Evening Sung Evensong

 

Womenswold

Barham

Adisham

Kingston

Bishopsbourne










10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise




FEBRUARY SERVICES 2024


2nd February

Candlemas/ Christingle

 

7.00 pm

Sung Evensong including Christingles

Barham

4th February

2nd Sunday before Lent

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion BCP

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

 

Barham

Womenswold

Adisham

Bishopsbourne

 

11th February

Sunday before Lent

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Barham

Adisham

Kingston

Wednesday

14th February

Ash Wednesday

 

10.00 am

Holy Communion with imposition of ashes

Barham

18th February

1st Sunday of Lent

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

Songs of Praise

Holy Communion

Womenswold

Adisham

25th February

2nd Sunday of Lent

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion with Choir

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Barham

Adisham

Bishopsbourne



















10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise


JANUARY SERVICES 2024


7th January

Epiphany

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Barham

14th January

Epiphany 2

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Bishopsbourne

21st January

Epiphany 3

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Kingston

28th January

Epiphany 4

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Womenswold

 





10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise




DECEMBER SERVICES 2023

3rd December

Advent Sunday

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion BCP

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Barham

Womenswold

Adisham

Kingston

10th December

Advent 2

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

6.00 pm

Holy Communion with choir

Holy Communion

Traditional Carols in Church

Barham

Bishopsbourne

Adisham

14th December

Thursday

 

7.30 pm

Kent ACF Carol Service

Barham

17th December

Advent 3

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

4.00 pm

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Advent & Christmas Carol service with Choir

Womenswold

Adisham

Kingston

Barham

20th December

Wednesday

 

6.00 pm

Carol service

Womenswold

22nd December

Friday

 

6.00 pm

Nativity and Carols on Station Approach Green

Adisham

23rd December

Saturday

 

3.30 pm

Carols then seasonal refreshments (Mermaid )

Bishopsbourne

24th December

Christmas Eve / Advent 4

 

10.00 am

4.00 pm

11.30 pm

Benefice Holy Communion & Tree Decorating

Nativity Crib service

Midnight Mass

Bishopsbourne

Barham

Barham

25th December

Christmas Day

 

9.30 am

10.00 am
10.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer
Songs of Praise

Holy Communion

Adisham

Barham

Womenswold
Kingston

31st December

Christmas 1            

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion service

Adisham
















10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise